Olympic distance runner and Rock ‘n’ Roll Denver Marathon & 1/2 spokesman Alan Culpepper said in an interview on CBS4 News that running is a growing trend.
Joggers who prefer running shorter distances will be pleased to hear that the Sports Authority Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon & ½ Marathon now offers a “Mini Marathon.”
Runners who register for the Sports Authority Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon on National Running Day will save $20 on registration.
Denver-area police agencies say they don’t want spectators attending the Colfax Marathon this weekend to bring bags and other backpacks to the race.
Colorado runners were among those who witnessed the exploding bombs at the Boston Marathon on Monday, and many are now returning home with stories of how terrifying the event was.
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon closes roads across the Denver area.
It has been easy to marvel at the skills of Olympians, but new research says if the competition was truly opened up, humans wouldn’t stand a chance. Dr. Dave Hnida compared the record setting pace of a human versus that found in the animal world.
Sea level is for sissies. With 54,000 runners in last year’s race, the 2012 Bolder Boulder is as popular as ever with 92 heats this year from qualified professional runners to casual walkers and joggers. The Memorial Day Weekend race is one of the largest in the nation in which all participants are timed. Sponsored by Dick’s Sporting Goods, it is one of the most watched and participated-in events in Colorado.
Kira Musgrove says it was like, “A burst of energy, you could run forever.” She got that extra push from a runner’s high. A feeling of floating as some have described it.